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Research and Markets: Empowering Underbanked Consumers In The Mobile Era: Identifying Bank Needs and Ranking Top Prepaid Providers

Research and Markets: Empowering Underbanked Consumers In The Mobile Era: Identifying Bank Needs and Ranking Top Prepaid Providers | Get Banked! | Scoop.it
DUBLIN---- Research and Markets has announced the addition of Javelin Strategy& Research's new report "Empowering Underbanked Consumers In The Mobile Era: Identifying Bank Needs and Ranking Top Prepaid Providers" to their offering.
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Omnichannel Banking - From transaction processing to optimized customer experience

SA_WH_GBW03233USEN~~Today’s empowered and enlightened banking consumers demand services according to their individual preferences whenever, wherever and however they interact.
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Research and Markets: Unbanked and Underbanked Consumers in the U.S. | Business Wire

Research and Markets: Unbanked and Underbanked Consumers in the U.S. | Business Wire | Get Banked! | Scoop.it
Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/q5485g/unbanked_and) has announced the addition of the "Unbanked and Underbanked
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The trend is changing!

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630WPRO.COM | The Voice of Rhode Island - "Spent" Film Exposes Nation's Financial Outsiders [From ABC News]

630WPRO.COM | The Voice of Rhode Island - "Spent" Film Exposes Nation's Financial Outsiders [From ABC News] | Get Banked! | Scoop.it
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Spent, a new film about the Underbanked debuting at SXSW. 

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Bank of America set to unveil low-cost checking option

Bank of America set to unveil low-cost checking option | Get Banked! | Scoop.it
Bank of America is preparing to unveil a new checking account the Charlotte bank hopes will appeal to low-income customers and compete with the burgeoning world of prepaid debit cards.
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CSI Blog | Attract Unbanked and Underbanked Through Digital Banking

CSI Blog | Attract Unbanked and Underbanked Through Digital Banking | Get Banked! | Scoop.it
Two weeks ago, we outlined ways to keep your customers happy by providing them with a seamless digital experience—quite important. But it’s also vital that you attract the coveted new account holder base in order to ensure your financial institution’s long-term success. Well, digital banking can do that, too.
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Technology shrinks bank branches

Technology shrinks bank branches | Get Banked! | Scoop.it
BANKS OF YESTERYEARS typically contained a row of teller windows and a vault in back, architecture that made sense when cash was king, computers hadn't yet replaced file cabinets and transactions were recorded on paper.
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New unbanked research tool

New unbanked research tool | Get Banked! | Scoop.it

New research tool from Bankon provides information on the unbanked and Underbanked at the community level


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Mobile payments once again on the cusp of taking off

Mobile payments once again on the cusp of taking off | Get Banked! | Scoop.it
For years we’ve been told that cash and credit cards are about to become obsolete as technology makes mobile payments more convenient and worthwhile than pulling out your wallet.
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More Georgia banks profitable in 2013

More Georgia banks profitable in 2013 | Get Banked! | Scoop.it
March 04-- Georgia's state-based banks continued their post-recession recovery in 2013, posting a third year in the black and doling out more loans, according to year-end data from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.. The Peach State's 223 banks earned $2 billion during 2013, about 8 percent less than in 2012, but overall it was a profitable year for most,...
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Banks gettin' Peachy!

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Visa® Enhances Industry Fraud Detection on Prepaid Cards

Visa® Enhances Industry Fraud Detection on Prepaid Cards | Get Banked! | Scoop.it
Visa® Enhances Industry Fraud Detection on Prepaid Cards

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Jamie Dimon's Raise Proves U.S. Regulatory Strategy is a Joke

Jamie Dimon's Raise Proves U.S. Regulatory Strategy is a Joke | Get Banked! | Scoop.it
After a year of multi-billion-dollar penalties, JP Morgan Chase rewards the guy in charge
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The Real Reason the Poor Go Without Bank Accounts

The Real Reason the Poor Go Without Bank Accounts | Get Banked! | Scoop.it
Check cashing services get a bad rap. But in reality, they offer services and intimacy few banks can match.

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Research and Markets: Empowering Underbanked Consumers In The Mobile Era: Identifying Bank Needs and Ranking Top Prepaid Providers | Virtual-Strategy Magazine

Research and Markets: Empowering Underbanked Consumers In The Mobile Era: Identifying Bank Needs and Ranking Top Prepaid Providers | Virtual-Strategy Magazine | Get Banked! | Scoop.it
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A Crucial Strategy for Bank Branches in 2014

A Crucial Strategy for Bank Branches in 2014 | Get Banked! | Scoop.it
Banks can improve the in-branch and omni-channel experience using new technologies.
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Disclosing the Fees on Prepaid Debit Cards

Disclosing the Fees on Prepaid Debit Cards | Get Banked! | Scoop.it
Pew Charitable Trusts has proposed a uniform explanation of terms, and JPMorgan Chase will adopt the format for its Liquid card.
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Cardless ATMs to arrive in the US

Cardless ATMs to arrive in the US | Get Banked! | Scoop.it

Just like using a "remote control for the ATM," you will soon be able to log onto a mobile app, indicate the amount of money you want and receive it in seconds from an ATM. No debit card necessary -- all you need is your phone.

 

Three banks -- Wintrust in Illinois, BMO Harris in Chicago and City National in New York and New Jersey -- have been piloting the service  plan to launch it across all of their ATMs by 2014.

 

SImilar services are already being used by several European banks and it is expected to be adopted by most global banks in the coming years.

 


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Customers Bancorp announces mobile virtual bank

Customers Bancorp announces mobile virtual bank | Get Banked! | Scoop.it
Wyomissing, Pennsylvania-based Customers Bancorp plans to launch a virtual bank built on a mobile banking platform. The company has bought the rights to the domain "BankMobile.com" and plans to launch its platform in the third quar
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What Gen-X And Gen-Y Really Think About Banks

What Gen-X And Gen-Y Really Think About Banks | Get Banked! | Scoop.it
If Gen-X and Gen-Y consumers could create their own “bank of the future,” what would it look like?
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Three ways of serving the underbanked (without the post office)

Three ways of serving the underbanked (without the post office) | Get Banked! | Scoop.it
Even if the Post Office does enter into the business of serving unbanked and underbanked consumers, is it likely to actually be a viable competitor?
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4 Ways Tech Will Change Your Bank Branch - NASDAQ

4 Ways Tech Will Change Your Bank Branch - NASDAQ | Get Banked! | Scoop.it
4 Ways Tech Will Change Your Bank Branch
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The result is that bank branches are looking less crowded. While customers can perform many transactions from wherever they are, technology will not force every branch to shut its doors.

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Meet the New Payday Loan Customer: Middle-Class, Well-Educated | TIME.com

Meet the New Payday Loan Customer: Middle-Class, Well-Educated | TIME.com | Get Banked! | Scoop.it
Fringe financial services like check cashing storefronts, pawn shops and payday lenders carry plenty of stereotypes. Namely that their patrons are not well off and likely made up of the working poor who may not have college educations.

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